Participate effectively as member of a team delivering all aspects of world-class IP legal services.
Assist in all aspects of trade mark clearance, prosecution, registration, conflicts and renewals for example: - Conduct preliminary clearance searches; analyse results and prepare draft reports to the business;
Instruct clearance searches in the relevant territory and analyse results and prepare draft reports to the business;
File trade mark applications and prosecute through to registration (e.g. deal with examination reports and supporting documentation) via our dedicated agent;
Review draft opposition/revocation/cancellation notices for trade mark proceedings, collect and collate evidence to support all opposition proceedings and prepare draft supporting observations; - Manage all relevant data input, liaising with external agents and counsel;
Assist the various IP Counsels with litigation and enforcement work involving USL’s IP rights.
Assist the USL Marketing Counsel generally.
Litigation case management (MIS).
Coordinating with external lawyers on regular basis for case updates; timely invoicing; vendor onboarding and lawyer engagement formalities.
Document management; maintenance of case records.
Generally supporting the internal Litigation counsel in day to day administrative work.
Review and approve advertising and marketing materials.